Spaghetti just got even easier thanks to this amazing Crockpot spaghetti and meatballs recipe. This is the perfect toss and go meal that takes very little work to feed your family and hardly any clean up.
Crockpot spaghetti and meatballs recipe
Spend less time cooking and cleaning up when you make this delicious meal. It is perfect for those days you are running from work to school and endless activities.
You will love coming home to a fantastic dinner everyone can enjoy.
Spaghetti is one thing we all love and never seem to get tired of. I love that the crock pot makes it even easier.
Everything literally goes in the slow cooker making this one of the easiest one pot meals ever. Yes, even the pasta!
This recipe really cuts down on multiple pans for the meat, the sauce and another to boil the noodles. None of that is necessary when you make this recipe.
Just one pot is needed! Talk about a win for Mom and a game changer for busy weeknights. 🙂
Plus, the flavor is amazing from being slow cooked all day. Yum!
You need a good slow cooker for this spaghetti and meatballs crockpot recipe.
They are awesome because you can set them to start later, or to stop and switch to warm once the dinners are ready. Amazon has some on sale right now too.
I also really like this crockpot. Now, it’s not programmable but it’s so handy!
It has the feature where you can lock the lid down.
That feature is so nice for when you take meals to potlucks or need to transport the meal somewhere.
Now if you want to save yourself even more time then I really recommend these Crockpot liners. They make clean up a breeze.
Instead of scrubbing and washing the pot, you can just toss the liner. It is practically no clean up.
What ingredients do you need for slow cooker spaghetti and meatballs:
- frozen meatballs
- crushed tomatoes
- diced tomatoes
- tomato sauce
- beef stock
- minced garlic
- salt and pepper
- Italian seasoning
- Parmesan Cheese
How to cook spaghetti and meatballs in a crockpot:
Place all of your ingredients into the crock pot except for the spaghetti noodles and Parmesan cheese.
Cook on low all day. Your house will smell amazing from this sauce slow cooking all day.
About 30 minutes before serving, stir in the uncooked spaghetti.
It is that easy and you will love only having one pan to clean!
Keep reading for the full recipe.
Top the spaghetti and meatballs recipe with cheese and you are ready to enjoy a great meal!
The more cheese the better. 🙂 We love cheesy crockpot spaghetti.
This is such a delicious meal and so easy.
Now you know how to make spaghetti and meatballs the easy way!
Can you cook noodles in a crockpot?
Yes, you can and it really cuts down on having to use multiple pots and pans. The tomato sauce and broth provide the liquid needed to cook the dry pasta.
What to serve with crockpot spaghetti and meatballs?
These are perfect to dip in the yummy spaghetti sauce! So good!
You can get every last drop of that delicious sauce!
Can I keep spaghetti warm in a crockpot?
This is the perfect slow cooker spaghetti and meatballs and budget friendly.
It’s easy to grab take out and forget how much those meals cost and add up. You will be so pleased with the money you save with having a plan.
Plus, everyone will be so happy eating these delicious meals. It really is so much better when you plan ahead.
Whatever your motivation is, give menu planning a try and see how much it helps! I knew I would save money but was really shocked at just how much.
Plus, it alleviated so much stress in my life from trying to figure out what was for dinner!
I try to keep a few things in the freezer for busy nights. Just by doing little things like this has saved so much time and money.
Every little bit counts plus my family is eating really great food.
We even like slow cooker spaghetti no meat version!
This is perfect for meatless Monday! Even the kids love it.
Crockpot spaghetti sauce is much better than store bought sauce!
Not only is this spaghetti sauce so quick, it tastes better than anything store bought. The tomato sauce, diced tomatoes and other ingredients blend together to make a really amazing spaghetti and meatballs recipe.
Everything is slow cooked to perfection for the best spaghetti recipe. It is so easy and versatile.
We have also used ground beef and it was delicious and super easy.
Your family will love this dinner idea and the delicious flavor of the crockpot meatballs.
Print this crockpot spaghetti casserole recipe below:
Spaghetti is even easier thanks to Crockpot spaghetti and meatballs recipe. This is the perfect meal that takes little effort to get dinner on the table.
- 3 lbs frozen meatballs
- 2 cans crushed tomatoes 15 oz each
- 1 (15-ounce) can diced tomatoes
- 1 (15-ounce) can tomato sauce
- 1 cup beef stock
- 1/2 medium onion diced
- 2 teaspoon minced garlic
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon pepper
- 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
- 12 ounces spaghetti broken in half
- 1 cup grated parmesan
Place everything but the spaghetti and parmesan in the crock pot.
Cook on low for 6-8 hours.
Stir in the uncooked spaghetti. Cover and cook on high for 3o minutes or until spaghetti is soft.
Serve with fresh parmesan on top.
Slow cooker baked ziti recipe is a delicious one pot meal perfect for busy weeknights that you might also want to add to your menu plan.
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